Julian L. Sweet - Berman & Simmons

Julian L. Sweet

Listed in Best Lawyers since 1993
Phone: 207-784-3576

Mr. Sweet graduated from Bowdoin College in 1971. After working for seven years in social services, he attended Northeastern University School of Law, graduating in 1980.

From 1980 until 1981, he served as a Law Clerk to Justice Frances Quirico on the Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court. Since 1981, Mr. Sweet has practiced at Berman & Simmons. At various times, Mr. Sweet has been listed in Best Lawyers in America under criminal law, divorce law, and civil litigation. At present, he concentrates his practice in serious cases involving medical malpractice or personal injury.

In 2001, Mr. Sweet obtained the largest verdict in Maine history for a medical malpractice plaintiff, $9 million in Cumberland County Superior Court. Since then, he has successfully handled medical malpractice cases involving general surgery, orthopedics, neurosurgery, obstetrics and gynecology, and internal medicine.

Mr. Sweet is a member of the Maine Bar Association, the American Board of Trial Advocates, and the Academy of Catastrophic Injury Attorneys. In 2004, he was selected as a Fellow in the American College of Trial Lawyers. Mr. Sweet's practice is statewide, and he regularly handles cases in Maine's rural counties, including York County, Oxford County, Washington County, Franklin County, Piscataquis County, and Aroostook County.

Bowdoin CollegeBA 1971Northeastern University School of LawJ.D. 1980
American College of Trial LawyersAcademy of Catastrophic Injury AttorneysAmerican Board of Trial AdvocatesMaine Bar Association

Office Location

129 Lisbon Street
Lewiston, ME 04240
United States

Lawyer of the Year Awards

2014 Lawyer of the Year in Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs of the Augusta-ME Metro Area2012 Lawyer of the Year in Medical Malpractice Law - Plaintiffs of the Augusta-ME Metro Area2011 Lawyer of the Year in Medical Malpractice Law of the Augusta-ME Metro Area
Julian L. Sweet has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2014!Julian L. Sweet has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2012!Julian L. Sweet has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2011!

Practice Areas

Medical Malpractice Law - Plaintiffs
Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs

Other Information

Gender: Male